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Letters Ethics of treating vegetarians

Support for vegetarians in decisions about animal products

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: (Published 25 February 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1709
  1. Sarah Babatunde, speciality registrar, anaesthetics and critical care,
  2. Bhaskar Saha, consultant anaesthetics and critical care
  1. 1Penine Acute Hospital, Royal Oldham Hospital, Oldham OL1 2JH, UK
  1. sarah.babatunde{at}

As doctors in anaesthesia and critical care, honouring a patient’s stance to abstain from animal products can be problematic.1 Some people …

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